Amber McBride

Finalist, 2021 National Book Awards

Amber McBride teaches English literature at Northern Virginia Community College, and has a BA in English and an MFA in Creative Writing from Emerson College. (Photo credit: Mario McBride)
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Me (Moth)

ISBN 9781250780362 Feiwel and Friends / Macmillan Publishers

Moth has lost her family in an accident. Though she lives with her aunt, she feels alone and uprooted. Until she meets Sani, a boy who is also searching for his roots. If he knows more about where he comes from, maybe he’ll be able to understand his ongoing depression. And if Moth can help him feel grounded, then perhaps she too will discover the history she carries in her bones. More about this book >

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Amber McBride

Amber McBride teaches English literature at Northern Virginia Community College, and has a BA in English and an MFA in Creative Writing from Emerson College. Her work has been published in PloughsharesProvincetown ArtsDecomp, and more. McBride lives in Charlottesville, VA.

(Photo credit: Mario McBride)

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